Founders and Funders, a podcast by Alumni Ventures Group (AVG), is a forum where we discuss how entrepreneurs and venture capital investors work together to build great new companies. Our guests, many of whom are connected with AVG as entrepreneurs, investors, managing partners, fellows and more, are invited here to talk about the journey of building companies from incubation to early stage investing and beyond.
EP 63: Simplifying Primary Care for Doctors and Patients
As Co-Founder and CEO of Lolly Medical, Zachary Sweeney and his team are building a healthtech platform that allows patients to schedule a doctor’s appointment with the push of a button.
EP 62: Meet a UCLA Bruin Helping His Fellow Alums Invest in Venture Capital
UCLA alum Larry Jen discusses his investment background and decision to join Westwood Ventures as Managing Partner.
EP 61: Baking a Healthy, Entrepreneurial Snack
Brianna Makaric created a healthy snack made with high-quality superfoods and probiotics to help support your immune and digestive systems.
EP 60: The Tax Benefits Most Venture Investors Aren’t Aware Of
How venture investors can claim a federal tax exclusion by investing in Qualified Small Business Stock.
EP 59: Applying Analytics to Address Biases in the Workplace
Timi Dayo-Kayode is helping People Ops professionals identify and prevent biases in the workplace.
EP 58: How Two Student Athletes Developed the First Engineered Tampon
Greta Meyer and Amanda Calabrese looked at tampon leakage as an engineering problem and developed a solution based on fluid mechanics.
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Great Podcast - A nice change of how VC is being run
This is a great Podcast. Not only does it teach you about what it happening in the industry, but AVG helps give their refreshing viewpoint on how they invision the future of VC and how they are allowing everyone to get involved and not just the ultra rich.